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Unidesk and Windows 10 1511 boot hanging

Quick post to point out an excellent article over at the Unidesk support site that doesn’t quite describe all the symptoms you may encounter.

With Unidesk 2.7+ (2.9.4 in my case), if you are capturing Windows 10 build 1511 or greater, after you have captured your OS layer and deploy your first desktop based on that, you may encounter an endlessly spinning Win 10 boot screen. 161 more words

VDI

The Difference between Application Virtualisation & Layering

I have had a few questions recently regarding the benefits of Layering and Application Virtualisation, so I have summarised the basic concept here.

The difference between application layering and application virtualisation, is that layering technology uses a virtual disk to form either a VHD or a VMDK. 310 more words

Microsoft

What's the Next Step to Achieving VDI Utopia?

One Master VDI Image

If you’ve been deploying VDI technologies for some time, you’re probably familiar with the VDI Utopian goal of “one master image” and with the technologies available today, is this goal achievable? 946 more words

VMware

The Death of Citrix Provisioning Server?

I won’t go into great detail in regards to benefits of layering technologies when deploying VDI solutions. ¬†I will say, and perhaps this is an oversimplification, that the goal of any layering technology¬†(such as Unidesk or VMware App Volumes) is to simplify the deployment, management, and updating of operating systems and applications that comprise a virtual desktop environment using a building block approach. 943 more words

Citrix